Recent Articles



« Previous Entries
Next Entries »

Patagonia Bushland – Trail Shoes

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Patagonia Bushland Trail ShoesThe Bushland trail shoes is a simple looking but great shoe for walking around in both dirt and concrete. The low-profile Patagonia Bushland has a cozy snug fit and features the Vibram outsole which is very grippy.

Montrail Mountain Mist XCR Trail Runner

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

Montrail Mountain Mist XCR trail runner

The Montrail Mountain Mist XCR is a nimble trail runner that allows the wearer to easily cross over to moderate backpacking duty.

Merrell Chameleon II XCR Low Cut Hiking Shoe / Runner

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Merrell Chameleon II 2 XCR low cut hiking runner shoesBalance dayhiking comfort and backpacking support with the Merrell Chameleon II XCR. This agile low-top earned a permanent spot in many hikers / testers footwear closet after it was put through elevation gain and loss, and a torturous trifecta of rocky ground, polished roots, and innumerable steep scrambles. One hiking tester said, “These shoes nailed every step” he says. “My feet felt so good after 13 hours that I half-jogged the last 2 miles to the car.”

Vasque Breeze XCR Low Cut Trail Runners

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

Vasque Breeze XCR Low cut running shoesFor hikers with narrow-foot, this durable shoe offers excellent support. The favorite of two of our female testers, the Breeze’s stiffness and support with 40-pound loads ranks among the best
in the test.

Garmont Eclipse XCR Runners

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

Garmont Eclipse XCR trail runner shoesFor heavy-load backpacking, this rugged Garmont Eclipse XCR runner is the best choice here.

Built to go over or through anything. The chassis is stiffer and more supportive than any other shoe in this class; testers carried 40 plus pounds for days on the Appalachian Trail and in the North Cascades, and negotiated miles of sharp, fossilized coral in the Azores.

Helly Hansen Hydrator Water Shoes

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Helly Hansen Hydrator Water Shoe moc reviewHelly Hansen Hydrator is a smart-looking shoe for watersports and travel around water ( kayaking, canoeing, rafting). A front zip makes the Hydrator easy to put on and take off, while a contoured sole provides snug comfort and cushioning. With perforated sides and an anti-bacterial microfibre midsole cover the Helly Hansen Hydrator water shoe will get your feet wet with pleasure. Portaging trips will be easier than ever.

Lafuma Active Raid GTX XCR – Trail Running Shoes

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Lafuma Active Raid GTX XCR trail running shoes

The Lafuma Active Raid GTX XCR trail running shoes can be described using one word, and that word is “Versatile”. There are several features that allow this trail runners to multi-task. First, each lase has two cord locks for adjusting ankle and forefoot volume independently, which allows a for an accurate fit whatever your foot shape may be, and gives toes breathing room without sacrificing ankle support after a long day of hiking.

Teva X1 Running Shoes

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

The Teva X1 is a trail running shoe, that is made for long runs on tough terrain.
However in situations where you will end up in water, well the Teva X1 can drain itself
of water with its mesh sides. The Teva x1 features lots of support and cushioning underfoot, a full length protection plate, and a mid-foot warp that keeps your foot in place.

Salomon Techamphibian Running Shoes

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Salomon shoes features a one-pull lacing system, and the Salomon Techamphibian has inherited that neat feature. One pull of the laces and it secures your foot. This is a great feature when it comes to a wet shoe, one yank means you do not have to worry about tying wet soggy laces.

« Previous Entries
Next Entries »